Some kids just don’t respond to seizure-prevention drugs.
Epilepsy treatment is a partnership that involves the child’s family, pediatrician and neurology provider, according to one associate p […]
In epilepsy, nerve cells lose their usual rhythm, and ion channels, which have a decisive influence on their excitability, are involved. A team of researchers under the direction of the University of Bonn has […]
The simple act of running may be sufficient to prevent long-term cognitive impairments caused by prenatal exposure to antiepileptic drugs, according to a study published November 19th in Stem Cell Reports, the […]
EpilepsyUni wrote a new post, For people with epilepsy, the mental health treatments are not clearly understood, on the site EpilepsyU 1 week, 3 days ago
Mental health issues such as depression or anxiety are often neglected or misunderstood in people who also have co-morbidity with epilepsy.
This is just one of the subjects of discussion at the sixth annual […]
Chuck Carmen wrote a new post, First insights into changes to developing brain caused by gene associated with autism, on the site EpilepsyU 1 week, 4 days ago
Understanding fundamental changes in the brain that could lead to intellectual disabilities may one day help in the development of better treatments.
A study led by the University of Utah School of Medicine […]
EpilepsyUni wrote a new post, 1 in 45 – US Government’s Latest Autism Frequency Number, on the site EpilepsyU 1 week, 4 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The government has a new estimate for autism — 1 in 45 U.S. children — but other federal calculations say the developmental disorder is less common.
The latest figure released Friday is one o […]